- February 13, 2007 11:37:54 AM
- Not available
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP
Spyware.Shopnav is a search-hijacker that is installed as a Browser Helper Object. It can update itself when you start Windows.
Certain address bar searches and unknown domain name searches will be redirected to the program's controlling servers.
Definitions prior to April 20, 2005 may detect this security risk as Spyware.Shopnav.dl.
The files are detected as Spyware.Shopnav.
This spyware is bundled with various programs, particularly certain versions of Grokster.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version August 18, 2003
Latest Rapid Release version July 24, 2013 revision 033
Initial Daily Certified version August 18, 2003
Latest Daily Certified version July 25, 2013 revision 003
Initial Weekly Certified release date August 18, 2003
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